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Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Mark A. Milley testifies at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on the conclusion of military operations in Afghanistan.
General Milley’s Secret Calls to China, Miller Dismisses Involvement
Christopher Miller, the former acting Secretary of Defense, dismissed claims that he had authorized Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Staff Gen. Mark Milley to have secret calls with his Chinese counterpart during the Trump administration....
U.S. Forces in Somalia - Department of Defense Joint Combat Camera Center
Trump Administration Orders Withdrawal of US Troops in Somalia
On Dec. 4, President Donald Trump ordered a January withdrawal of nearly all U.S. troops in Somalia. The move corresponds to a larger initiative to reduce forces from Iraq and Afghanistan. Just under 700 troops...
The Pentagon has removed 11 advisors from its Defense Policy Board. overhead view of the Pentagon outside Washington, D.C. trump administration
Sudden Changes Under Trump Administration to 2 US Boards of Defense
Significant changes in the Defense Business and Defense Policy Boards have recently taken place under the Trump administration.  According to the Defense News website, new members to the Defense Business Board include Corey Lewandowski, Trump’s...